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Seagate® Constellation.2™ 6Gb/s SAS 500GB Hard 7,200 Drive

GVS is a leading manufacturer of Digital Disk Recorders and Managed Storage System delivering 99.999% availability from 1Mbit-3.2GBit/sec.

All GVS Nomadic Storage components are fully tested and verified by Authorized engineers for GVS9000, Nomadic and Metropolis product line.

The Nomadic™Carriers are designed to provide instant hot/swap for your GVS9000 VTR, Nomadic Systems and Metropolis Servers. They provide a cost effective, easy to use, expandable solution for your storage needs. Hot/Swap systems come with a LED to indicate read/write of data, and GVSan software option.

Seagate® Constellation.2™ 6Gb/s SAS 500GB Hard Drive


Model Number ST9500620SS
Interface 6-Gb/s SAS
Cache 64MB
Capacity 500GB
Areal density (avg) 417Gb/in2
Guaranteed Sectors 976,773,168
Height (maximum) 15.00mm (0.591 in)
Width (maximum) 70.10mm (2.760 in)
Length (maximum) 100.45mm (3.955 in)
Weight (typical) 183g (0.400 lb)
Spin Speed (RPM) 7200 RPM
Sustained data transfer rate 115MB/s
Average latency 4.16ms
Random read seek time 7.5ms
Random write seek time 8.5ms
I/O data transfer rate 600MB/s
Unrecoverable read errors 1 in 1015
MTBF 1,400,000 hours
Annual Failure Rate 0.62%
12V start max current 0.78A
5V start max current 0.72A
Average idle power 3.19W
Average operating power 5.48W
Ambient Temperature
Operating 5°–60°C
Nonoperating -40°–70°C
Maximum operating temperature change 20°C per hour
Maximum nonoperating temperature change 20°C per hour
Operating Shock (max) 25 Gs for 2ms
Nonoperating Shock (max) 400 Gs for 2ms
Acoustics (Idle Volume) 2.2 bels
Storage Type HDD


Availability: Usually ships in 3-4 business days

ST9500620SSRegular price: $395.00GVSF price: $345.00
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